Rongo

Rongo is a tiny hill hamlet situated in Darjeeling district of West Bengal. The village lies near the Indo-Bhutan border at an altitude of 4500 ft above sea level. Rongo is famous for Cinchona plantations and growing of medicinal plants. The bird's eye view of the surrounding hills, dense forests and river valley of Jaldhaka from Rongo is mesmerizing. Rongo is also the gateway to the Neora Valley National Park.

How to Reach

Trains are running from Sealdah to New Jalpaiguri. Siliguri is located very close to New Jalpaiguri. You can hire a car from Siliguri and reach Rongo via Chalsa, Khunia More and Gairibas.

Accommodation

Sarang Lodge. Tel: 9830242049. Tariff - Rs. 1000-1200.

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